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S.J.Res. 37 (112th): A joint resolution to disapprove a rule promulgated by the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency relating to emission standards for certain steam generating units.

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James “Jim” Inhofe

Sponsor. Senator for Oklahoma. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2012
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Feb 16, 2012
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Cosponsors

1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)

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History

Feb 16, 2012
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 19, 2012
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

S.J.Res. 37 (112th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.J.Res. 37. This is the one from the 112th Congress.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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